Ecumenical Trends is a monthly (except August) journal that publishes articles on the ecumenical and interreligious movements. Ecumenical Trends reports on current trends and progress in these movements around the world. It covers theological consultations, conversations, dialogues and cooperation, and it notes the availability of documents and resources. Ecumenical Trends occasionally publishes the text of dialogue documents.
The Award Winning Ecumenical Trends
Ecumenical Trends received a third place Catholic Press Association Award. The Catholic Press Association received 2,451 press submissions in 255 categories for consideration for the 2016 awards. Ecumenical Trends is a journal published by Graymoor Ecumenical & Interreligious Institute (GEII), a ministry of the Franciscan Friars of the Atonement. The article, by Rev. Michael Kinnamon, "Koinonia and Philoxenia - Toward an Expanded Ecumenical Ecclesiology" was awarded third place in the category for Best Essay Originating with a Magazine or Newsletter: Professional & Special Interest Magazine.
The Rev. Michael Kinnamon, Ph.D., is the former General Secretary of the National Council of Churches of Christ in the USA, and is recently retired from the position of Spehar-Halligan Visiting Professor of Ecumenical and Interreligious Studies at Seattle University's School of Theology and Ministry.